An Internet basketball opinion piece from Bleacher Report last month offered for discussion the “10 Most Polarizing Figures in College Basketball.”
There were some good, some not and naturally, a few debatables from writer Doug Brodess.
Four have ties to our basketball triangle. No. 7 Rick Pitino, No. 6 Adolph Rupp, No. 4 John Calipari, and of course, Bob Knight at No. 1.
A (Brodess) sampling.
PITINO teams have always played with an in-your-face brashness, applying huge amounts of pressure on both ends of the court.